Dreamy Photo Effects

Lori Anderson

You can add a dreamy photo effect to your pictures simply by adding a soft frame around the edges. It's an easy way to transform the look of your layout, like I did on my "Lean on Me" layout.

 

 

"Lean on Me" by Lori Anderson. Supplies: Cardstock: Close To My Heart; Patterned paper: Making Memories (green) and me & my BIG ideas (heart); Rickrack: Anna Griffin; Flowers: Sandylion; Brads: Little Yellow Bicycle; Letter stickers: American Crafts; Stickers: KI Memories; Font: Aubrey; Adhesive: Foam Squares, Therm O Web; Mono Adhesive, Tombow; Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L; Other: Ribbon.  

 

Free Photo Frame Downloads

Download the frames in a PDF file (below) for printing on a transparency. You can also download the .EPS file frames to add to your photos in Adobe Photoshop Elements before printing. Download the .PNG file frames to add to your photos in another program. Note: For the .PNG file, the image for Frame 1 is white, and the entire file will appear white; however, if you save the image and open it in a program with a different background, you will see the white color of the frame appear against a transparent background.

Download the PDF here.

Download the first set of .PNG files here.

Download the second set of .PNG files here.

Download the first set of .EPS files here.

Download the second set of .EPS files here.

Download the third set of .EPS files here.

Download the fourth set of .EPS files here.

Download the fifth set of .EPS files here.

 

Video Tutorials

Also, be sure to check back soon for video tutorials to help you create your own dreamy photo effect using Adobe Photoshop Elements. For printed instructions, check out the February 2010 issue of Creating Keepsakes.

 

More Techniques for Creating Dreamy Photo Effects

Check out the February 2010 issue of Creating Keepsakes to learn additional ways to add a dreamy look to your photos.

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Love the freebies. These frames will be geat!!!
Great Freebie
Really great downloads! Thank you!! Always happy to get templates, too.
Love the downloads!
Thanks for the free downloads! I'm excited to put these frames to use this month!!
Dreamy Effects Download
Love that you are featuring digital scrapbooking techniques for PSE and free downloads are icing on the cake.

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